Named one of Toronto’s Top 5 Architectural Sights by The Globe and Mail and one of the Best Special Event Venues in Toronto by BlogTO.
An excellent example of early 20th century industrial architecture, the Covered Street Barn is 7,680 sq. ft. and can accommodate events for up to 600 people.
If you’re considering this space for a wedding, corporate or public event please contact:
The WBCA has been granted the opportunity to make the Covered Street available to community not-for-profit organizations or charities for a reduced daily rental rate.
If you are a charity or not-for-profit organization operating out of Ward 21 please contact the WBCA for further inquiries at firstname.lastname@example.org
Square Footage: 7,680 sq.ft (196′ x 36′, 22′ ceiling height)
Configurations: Theatre (550), Rounds of 10 (400 with reception area), Rounds of 10 (500), Half Rounds (270), Classroom (500), Reception (600), Tradeshow (30 x 10 ft.sq)
Outdoor Space: Parkland surrounded building, minimum park seating. Park permit required for all outdoor set ups including tents
Screen/Projector: In-house ceiling-mounted LCD projector and screen. Westbury technician required for operation.
Stage: Assorted stage riser configurations available with heights ranging from 8′ to 3′ and built in components of 8′x4′ sections up to 8′x20′. Railing and ramps available for assistive access to the stage
Lighting Equipment: Conference and dinner lighting grid available. Flood lighting on walls—all Pantone colours available.
Sound System: In-house system that can accomodate additional equipment feed. Lavalier, hard-wired and wireless microphones available along with CD player built into sound system, plexi-glass podium, iPod hook-up and 10 ceiling-mounted speakers. All sound not to exceed 86Db.
Wheelchair Access: Washrooms, building, property and staging
Site Amenities: Park, enclosed dog park, volleyball court, waterpark, raised outdoor concrete stage, install of banners/sheers on beams
Good Neighbour Policy: Artscape Wychwood Barns is situated in a predominantly residential area. In order to minimize disruption to our neighbours, the Barns abides by a Good Neighbour Policy, in which amplified sound (voice or music) or loud performances may not begin before 7:30 am nor extend past 10:00 pm Sunday-Wednesday and 11:00 pm Thursday-Saturday. In addition, the artists and organizations whose doors open into the Covered Street Barn will always have access to their spaces, regardless of rentals. Please contact our Event Services Staff for more information.
Exclusive Suppliers: Westbury National Sound Systems for any additional A/V rental equipment and tech support; Higgins Event Rentals for all event rentals; The Butler Did It for staffing.